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The Facts of Fire

We are committed to sharing video content that will give you an insight to CFS emergency services and most importantly could save you and your family's lives this summer. Here you can find the latest media news to the essential facts around your fire safety and preparedness.

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Know you are at risk

Rachael, Adelaide Hills property owner, shares her experience of the Cherryville fire.

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Know you are at risk

Ray Goodes and Ray Cutting have messages and advice that anyone travelling, living, visiting or working in a bushfire risk area will only benefit from.

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Pinery Experiences - Ralph and Tracey

When preparing a plan to respond to a bushfire many question whether they should stand and defend or leave early.

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Ian Hampels experience of the Pinery bushfire 2015

Ian Hampel lives in the State's mid-north and made the decision to stay and defend his property during the Pinery fire.

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Bushfires will happen again - Hollie

On Christmas Day 2015 Hollie was enjoying the day’s excitement with her family when she noticed plumes of smoke rising above the trees on a neighbouring property.

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Bushfires will happen again - Jack

Jack has a business in the Adelaide Hills. In 2015 on a catastrophic fire day a bushfire started a few kms away..

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Bushfires will happen again - Ian

Whilst having lunch Ian heard a radio broadcast warning of the Pinery fire that was heading his way. This is his story…

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Bushfires will happen again - Lisa

Lisa faced one of the hardest decisions of her life to stay and defend her property, alone with her horses and the neighbours gone as the Sampson Flat Fire marched across the facing hillside.

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Bushfires will happen again - John

On the 2nd January, 2015 John faced the Sampson Flat Fire. It was the fire he had always planned for, but hoped he never saw.

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Bushfires will happen again - Tina

Tina returned to her property after the Pinery Fire to face the cruelty of such a ferocious event. The impact on her animals had been devastating.

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Bushfires will happen again - Quentin

Quentin purchased his Hills property the week after Ash Wednesday in 1983. He's lived for 30 years with fire risk and urges everyone to recognise their risk and take responsibility.

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